Category Archives: Book & Movie Reviews

Medical Improv: A New Way to Improve Communication

Welcome to the emerging field of Medical Improv! Medical Improv: A New Way to Improve Communication (With 15 activities you can teach STAT!) Written by Beth Boynton, RN, MS and edited by Anne Llewellyn, RN-BC, MS, BHSA, CCM, CRRN Medical Improv … Continue reading

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What Happens with Medical Improv in a Room Full of Nurses?

Catching my breath after returning from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and presenting a Medical Improv workshop that focused on building emotional intelligence for Patient-centered Care at the International Nursing Symposium.  The symposium was part of the Security Forces Hospital’s initiative … Continue reading

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“Hope is the Thing with Feathers” & Cancer Sucks!

Pam Capecelatro Raiford is a dear friend who has recently gone on Hospice. Her devoted husband Guy Capecelatro III is a musician and also a friend.  They have a love together that has always seemed joyful and profound. Guy has … Continue reading

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